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Software Library: Apple IIgs Applications
collection
125
ITEMS
48,297
VIEWS
collection
eye 48,297
Applications for the Apple IIgs.
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
software
eye 9,009
favorite 5
comment 0
CD-ROM compilation of ten MS-DOS games by Interplay: Mindshadow (1984), Tass Times in Tone Town (1985), The Bard's Tale (1986), Battle Chess (1987), Wasteland (1988), Dragon Wars (1989), Castles (1990), Lord of the Rings (1991), Star Trek: 25th Anniversary (1992), Out of this World (1993). Also includes demos of: Battle Chess Enhanced CD-ROM , Lord of the Rings CD-ROM , Star Trek: Judgement Rites , Rags to Riches , The Lost Vikings , Buzz Aldrin's Race into Space , Alone in the Dark , Battle...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
CD-ROM Images
software
eye 7,349
favorite 4
comment 0
Myst (1994)(Broderbund)
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
collection
235
ITEMS
568,586
VIEWS
collection
eye 568,586
A collection of IBM PC CD-ROM Based Software, primarily from the 1990-2000 era.
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
collection
564
ITEMS
3.1M
VIEWS
collection
eye 3.1M
The Sega Genesis, known as Mega Drive (Japanese: メガドライブ Hepburn: Mega Doraibu?) in most regions outside North America, is a 16-bit video game console which was developed and sold by Sega Enterprises, Ltd. The Genesis is Sega's third console and the successor to the Master System. Sega first released the console as the Mega Drive in Japan in 1988, followed by a North American debut under the Genesis moniker in 1989. In 1990, the console was released as the Mega Drive by Virgin...
Aminet CD Archive
collection
61
ITEMS
117,997
VIEWS
collection
eye 117,997
CD-ROMs released 1993-2002 containing uploads to the Aminet, an Amiga software collection brought to the world in 1992 by Urban Müller that became the largest of its kind in the world.
Topic: Amiga software
Disk Drives: Collections of Files from the Era of the Drive
by Jason Scott
web
eye 5,232
favorite 5
comment 0
In 1998, Jason Scott, a child of the quickly-fading Bulletin Board System (BBS) era in computer communication, checked the then-seemingly-infinite World Wide Web to see what it had to say and show about these single-line online services he had used since the early 1980s. Shocked to find that very little had made it online, he assembled his personal collection of textfiles, archives and memorabilia and began a site called TEXTFILES.COM, intending it to be a living museum of the early days of the...
Topics: textfiles.com, bbs, bulletin board system, g-files, philes, hacking, phreaking, anarchy, messages,...
BSD Distributions
collection
17
ITEMS
16,525
VIEWS
collection
eye 16,525
This collection contains iso file images of the numerous open source BSD variants currently out there. This is an ongoing project and the current status is: adding FreeBSD isos.
The evolt.org Browser Archive
collection
133
ITEMS
43,451
VIEWS
collection
eye 43,451
The evolt.org browser archive hosts historical copies of web browsers stretching back to the early days of the Internet. In addition to the most well-known browsers such as Internet Explorer and Netscape, it has several dozen other browsers which have seen use over the years. These can be invaluable aides in testing the compatibility and accessibility of a web site. For more information, please visit the evolt.org web site .
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Master System
software
eye 8,821
favorite 5
comment 0
Prince of Persia 1992 Broderbund
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Sega
software
eye 20,952
favorite 39
comment 4
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (ソニック・ザ・ヘッジホッグ2 Sonikku za Hejjihoggu Tsū?) is a platform video game developed by Sonic Team and Sega Technical Institute, and published by Sega. The game is an installment in the Sonic the Hedgehog series, and focuses on the protagonist Sonic the Hedgehog and his friend, a fox named Miles "Tails" Prower, who must stop the series antagonist Dr. Ivo Robotnik from stealing the Chaos Emeralds to power his Death Egg space station. Originally...
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Console Living Room
collection
6,336
ITEMS
45.2M
VIEWS
collection
eye 45.2M
The Internet Archive Console Living Room harkens back to the revolution of the change in the hearth of the home, when the fireplace and later television were transformed by gaming consoles into a center of videogame entertainment. Connected via strange adapters and relying on the television's speaker to put out beeps and boops, these games were resplendent with simple graphics and simpler rules. The home console market is credited with slowly shifting attention from the arcade craze of the...
The Internet Archive Software Collection
collection
296,506
ITEMS
469.9M
VIEWS
collection
eye 469.9M
The Internet Archive Software Collection is the largest vintage and historical software library in the world, providing instant access to millions of programs, CD-ROM images, documentation and multimedia. The collection includes a broad range of software related materials including shareware, freeware, video news releases about software titles, speed runs of actual software game play, previews and promos for software games, high-score and skill replays of various game genres, and the art of...
Software Library: MS-DOS Showcase
by Interplay Productions, Inc.
software
eye 15,889
favorite 22
comment 2
Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Developed by Interplay Productions, Inc. Released 1988 Also For Apple II, Commodore 64, Linux, Macintosh, Windows Genre Role-Playing (RPG) Perspective Top-Down Theme Post-Apocalyptic, Turn-based Description Wasteland takes place in the future after the nuclear holocaust of World War III. The player guides band of Desert Rangers from town to town, gradually uncovering a sinister plot that threatens what's left of mankind. Much of the game is played like most...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Showcase
software
eye 9,854
favorite 18
comment 4
Released 1984 Platform DOS Genre Action, Adventure Perspective 3rd-Person Perspective, Top-Down Theme Fantasy, Interactive Fiction, Puzzle-Solving, Real-Time Description This game is like a cross between a Kroz game and a text adventure -- the player moves through a castle using the arrow keys, picking up equipment and battling monsters in real-time along the way; however, at any time, it is also possible to type simple commands into the game's text parser, allowing a greater variety of actions...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Showcase
collection
18
ITEMS
651,352
VIEWS
collection
eye 651,352
This collection is a hand-picked set of selections from the MS-DOS Software Library of the Internet Archive. They've been chosen because they represent major parts of the MS-DOS story, because they are particularly impressive, and because they're fun. The intention is to eventually link these games to manuals and other materials as time goes on. Curation was done by Jason Scott, Internet Archive's Software Librarian. He can be reached at jscott@archive.org with suggestion, questions and...
The Windows 3.x Showcase
collection
49
ITEMS
686,733
VIEWS
collection
eye 686,733
This is a collection of curated Windows 3.x software, meant to show the range of software products available for the 3.x Operating System in the early 1990s.
Software Library: MS-DOS Shareware
software
eye 931
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: program, freemacs, license, software, free, files, emacs, file, source, distribute, general public,...
Software Library: MS-DOS Shareware
software
eye 4,839
favorite 6
comment 2
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Topics: quake, mode, modes, vesa, video, command, version, console, modem, server, video modes, registered...
Software Library: MS-DOS Shareware
software
eye 6,313
favorite 13
comment 0
Scorched Earth v1.5: 256 color VGA artillery game that allows up to 10 players to blow each other to bits. Tons of configurable options including weapons, defense mechanisms, weather, economics, etc. Can also be played by one person against various computer foes. VGA Required. Shareware by Wendell Hicken.
Topics: scorched, tank, scorch, earth, clicking, icon, weapons, guidance, mouse, menu, scorched earth, tank...
Software Library: MS-DOS Shareware
collection
1,111
ITEMS
738,997
VIEWS
collection
eye 738,997
A widely variant collection of MS-DOS compatible shareware programs, including games, utilities, demos and applications. Culled from many different sources, including CD-ROMs and FTP sites.
Software Library: Apple IIgs Applications
software
eye 1,818
favorite 2
comment 0
System Software 6.0.1 Harddisk (1989)(Apple)
Historical Software Collection
software
eye 929,559
favorite 9
comment 2
VisiCalc was the first spreadsheet computer program, originally released for the Apple II. It is often considered the application that turned the microcomputer from a hobby for computer enthusiasts into a serious business tool. VisiCalc sold over 700,000 copies in six years. Conceived by Dan Bricklin, refined by Bob Frankston, developed by their company Software Arts, and distributed by Personal Software in 1979 (later named VisiCorp) for the Apple II computer, it propelled the Apple from being...
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Topics: Visicalc, Spreadsheet, Apple II, Dan Bricklin
Internet Arcade
collection
1,785
ITEMS
120.8M
VIEWS
collection
eye 120.8M
The Internet Arcade is a web-based library of arcade (coin-operated) video games from the 1970s through to the 1990s, emulated in JSMAME, part of the JSMESS software package. Containing hundreds of games ranging through many different genres and styles, the Arcade provides research, comparison, and entertainment in the realm of the Video Game Arcade.   The game collection ranges from early "bronze-age" videogames, with black and white screens and simple sounds, through to large-scale...
Apple II Library: Educational
collection
948
ITEMS
218,628
VIEWS
collection
eye 218,628
Educational software for the Apple II. The Internet Archive Software Library is a large collection of viewable and executable software titles, ranging from commercially released products to public domain and hobbyist programs. Using the JSMESS emulator, users can "boot up" an emulation of the given title and use it in their browser. More titles are added frequently, and users are encouraged to donate newly found floppy disk images and programs.
Software Library: Apple IIgs
collection
440
ITEMS
188,155
VIEWS
collection
eye 188,155
The Apple IIGS (stylized as IIgs) is the fifth and most powerful model in the Apple II series of personal computers produced by Apple Computer. The "GS" in the name stands for Graphics and Sound, referring to its enhanced multimedia capabilities, especially its state-of-the-art sound and music synthesis, which greatly surpassed previous models of the line and most contemporary machines like the Macintosh and IBM PC. The machine was a radical departure from any previous Apple II, with...
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The Windows 3.x Showcase
by Microsoft
software
eye 106,851
favorite 47
comment 3
A stock installation of Windows 3.11. From Wikipedia : Windows 3.1x (codenamed Janus) is a series of 16-bit operating systems produced by Microsoft for use on personal computers. The series began with Windows 3.1, which was first sold during April 1992 as a successor to Windows 3.0. Subsequent versions were released between 1992 and 1994 until the series was superseded by Windows 95. During its lifespan, Windows 3.1 introduced several enhancements to the still MS-DOS-based platform, including...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: windows
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
software
eye 1M
favorite 1,083
comment 120
MS-DOS: Oregon Trail Deluxe, The by (1992)
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by MECC
software
eye 4.7M
favorite 1,809
comment 277
Published by MECC Developed by MECC Released 1990 Also For Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Macintosh, Windows, Windows 3.x Genre Adventure, Educational, Simulation Perspective 3rd-Person Perspective, Side-Scrolling Sport Hunting Theme Managerial, Real-Time Educational Geography, History Description As a covered wagon party of pioneers, you head out west from Independence, Missouri to the Willamette River and valley in Oregon. You first must stock up on provisions, and then, while traveling, make...
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Software Library: Windows 3.x
collection
1,925
ITEMS
2.9M
VIEWS
collection
eye 2.9M
Windows 3.1x (codenamed Janus) is a series of 16-bit operating systems produced by Microsoft for use on personal computers. The series began with Windows 3.1, which was first sold during April 1992 as a successor to Windows 3.0. Subsequent versions were released between 1992 and 1994 until the series was superseded by Windows 95. During its lifespan, Windows 3.1 introduced several enhancements to the still MS-DOS-based platform, including improved system stability, expanded support for...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by MECC
software
eye 100,680
favorite 133
comment 2
Published by MECC Developed by MECC Released 1990 Also For Apple II, Macintosh Genre Educational Perspective Top-Down Theme Puzzle-Solving Educational Math / Logic Description Learn basic math skills with Number Munchers. Keep your Muncher away from the Troggles by munching on multiples, factors, prime numbers, equalities, and inequalities. If you can stay away from the Troggles and earn enough points, you'll be part of the Muncher Hall of Fame. From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
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Historical Software Collection
by MECC
software
eye 27,452
favorite 23
comment 4
Munchers was a series of educational/edutainment computer games produced by the Minnesota Educational Computing Consortium (MECC) for several operating systems. They were popular among American schoolchildren in the 1980s and 1990s and were the recipients of several awards. The two original games in the series were Number Munchers and Word Munchers. Word Munchers is an educational game designed to teach basic grammar skills, it was popular among American schoolchildren in the 1980s and 1990s....
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TOSEC: The Old School Emulation Center
software
eye 4,116
favorite 1
comment 0
The TRS-80 Model 100 was an early portable computer introduced in 1983. It was one of the first notebook-style computers, featuring a keyboard and liquid crystal display, battery powered, in a package roughly the size and shape of notepad or large book. It was made by Kyocera, and originally sold in Japan as the Kyotronic 85. Although a slow seller for Kyocera, the rights to the machine were purchased by Tandy Corporation, and the computer was sold through Radio Shack stores in the United...
Software Library: MS-DOS Applications and Programs
software
eye 4,527
favorite 4
comment 1
WordPerfect is a word processing application owned by Corel with a long history on multiple personal computer platforms. The program was originally developed under contract at Brigham Young University for use on a Data General minicomputer in 1979. The authors retained the rights to the program, forming Satellite Systems International (SSI) to sell it under the name WordPerfect in 1980. A port to DOS followed in 1982 and several greatly updated versions quickly followed. The application's...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Applications and Programs
software
eye 9,117
favorite 4
comment 2
Microsoft Word is a word processor developed by Microsoft. It was first released in 1983 under the name Multi-Tool Word for Xenix systems. Subsequent versions were later written for several other platforms including IBM PCs running DOS (1983), Apple Macintosh running Mac OS (1985), AT&T Unix PC (1985), Atari ST (1988), SCO Unix (1994), OS/2 (1989), and Microsoft Windows (1989). Commercial versions of Word are licensed as a standalone product or as a component of Microsoft Office, Windows RT...
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collection
eye 232,302
This is a varied collection of applications and programs written for MS-DOS. As things are emulated in the browser, there is currently no way to save the progress of your work, so please don't work too hard inside these applications! They are provided to give historical context and research into how programs and applications worked in earlier times. If you are not familiar with the in-browser emulator EM-DOSBOX being used to provide these applications, please read the FAQ . If you have...
Software Library: MS-DOS Applications and Programs
software
eye 46,213
favorite 24
comment 7
Windows 3.1x (codenamed Janus) is a series of 16-bit operating systems, produced by Microsoft for use on personal computers. The series began with Windows 3.1, which was first sold during April 1992 as a successor to Windows 3.0. Subsequent versions were released between 1992 and 1994 until the series was superseded by Windows 95. During its lifespan, Windows 3.1 introduced various enhancements to the still MS-DOS-based platform, including improved system stability, expanded support for...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
software
eye 166,193
favorite 291
comment 7
Released 1991 Platform DOS Genre Strategy Perspective 3rd-Person Perspective Theme Real-Time, Turn-based Description It's all-out war in Scorched Earth, an artillery combat game. You and up to nine friends can duke it out on hills and in valleys as you nuke each other into submission in this turn-based tank battle. At the start of each round, each player purchases their weaponry, and if they choose, shields and parachutes for defense and safety from long drops. Then it's off to battle! Aim your...
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